Jimmy Van Heusen

Jimmy Van Heusen
Aliases
Kurt Adams
Real name
Edward Chester Babcock
Born
January 26, 1913
Died
February 7, 1990
Country
United States
IPI
00014047817
00219748050
Comments
Composer of popular music and pianist. In his career, among other honors, Van Heusen was nominated ten times for the Academy Award for Best Song in a Motion Picture, winning four times. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1971.
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Songs written by Jimmy Van Heusen

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Ain't That a Kick in the Head Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Dean Martin July 1960 Covered by (27 artists)
All My Tomorrows Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra July 15, 1959 Covered by (59 artists)
All the Way Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra 1957 Covered by (185 artists)
All This and Heaven Too Jimmy Van Heusen, Eddie DeLange Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra 1940 Covered by (12 artists)
Aren't You Glad You're You? Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Les Brown and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Doris Day 1945 Covered by (37 artists)
As Long as I'm Dreaming Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra 1947 Covered by (7 artists)
Busy Doing Nothing Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby, William Bendix and Sir Cedric Hardwicke 1949 Covered by (6 artists)
But Beautiful Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby December 25, 1947 Covered by (301 artists)
Call Me Irresponsible Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Jackie Gleason March 6, 1963 Covered by (75 artists)
Come Dance with Me Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra January 1959 Covered by (17 artists)
Come Fly with Me Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra January 1958 Covered by (82 artists)
Darn That Dream Jimmy Van Heusen, Eddie DeLange Maxine Sullivan, Louis Armstrong, Bill Bailey, The Dandridge Sisters, The Rhythmettes and The Deep River Boys November 29, 1939 Covered by (277 artists)
Deep in a Dream Jimmy Van Heusen, Eddie DeLange Bob Crosby and His Orchestra 1938 Covered by (75 artists)
Do You Know Why Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bob Crosby and His Orchestra 1940 Covered by (7 artists)
Everybody Has the Right to Be Wrong (At Least Once) Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra October 1965 Covered by (4 artists)
Going My Way Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra April 1944 Covered by (6 artists)
Heaven Can Wait Jimmy Van Heusen, Eddie DeLange Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra 1939 Covered by (6 artists)
Here's That Rainy Day Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Dolores Gray September 8, 1953 Covered by (337 artists)
High Hopes Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra June 1959 Covered by (25 artists)
Humpty Dumpty Heart Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with Woody Herman and His Orchestra November 1941 Covered by (14 artists)
I Could Have Told You Carl Sigman, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra 1954 Covered by (37 artists)
I'll Only Miss Her When I Think of Her Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra October 1965 Covered by (39 artists)
Imagination Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Jan Savitt and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Bon Bon 1940 Covered by (179 artists)
Incurably Romantic Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Yves Montand & Marilyn Monroe 1960 Covered by (7 artists)
It Could Happen to You Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Fred MacMurray & Dorothy Lamour April 25, 1944 Covered by (303 artists)
I Thought About You Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Van Heusen Benny Goodman and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Mildred Bailey December 14, 1939 Covered by (306 artists)
It's a Darn Good Thing Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Debbie Reynolds April 3, 1963 Covered by (2 artists)
It's Always You Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby April 11, 1941 Covered by (24 artists)
It's Anybody's Spring Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra 1946 Covered by (2 artists)
It's the Dreamer in Me Jimmy Van Heusen, Jimmy Dorsey Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra 1938 Covered by (5 artists)
Let's Make Love Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frankie Vaughan & Marilyn Monroe 1960 Covered by (3 artists)
Life Is So Peculiar Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby and Peggy Lee December 8, 1950 Covered by (11 artists)
Like Someone in Love Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Dinah Shore December 27, 1944 Covered by (278 artists)
Love and Marriage Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra September 1955 Covered by (28 artists)
Love Is the Darndest Thing Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Betty Hutton December 18, 1946 Covered by (3 artists)
(Love Is) The Tender Trap Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Debbie Reynolds 1955 Covered by (58 artists)
Make with the Kisses Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Van Heusen Covered by (3 artists)
Moonlight Becomes You Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby November 10, 1942 Covered by (74 artists)
My Kind of Town Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra 1964 Covered by (28 artists)
Nancy (With the Laughing Face) Jimmy Van Heusen, Phil Silvers Frank Sinatra 1945 Covered by (115 artists)
Not as a Stranger Jimmy Van Heusen, Buddy Kaye Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra 1954 Covered by (2 artists)
Oh! You Crazy Moon Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra 1939 Covered by (40 artists)
Only the Lonely Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra 1958 Covered by (37 artists)
Our Town Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra September 1955 Covered by (2 artists)
Personality Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Dorothy Lamour February 27, 1946 Covered by (19 artists)
Pocketful of Miracles Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen [Unknown] December 18, 1961 Covered by (9 artists)
Polka Dots and Moon Beams Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Frank Sinatra 1940 Covered by (247 artists)
Ring-a-Ding Ding! Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra March 1961 Covered by (6 artists)
Road to Morocco Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby and Bob Hope November 10, 1942 Covered by (3 artists)
Somewhere Along the Way Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Gallop Jerry Gray and His Orchestra 1952 Covered by (39 artists)
So Would I Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Charlie Spivak and His Orchestra October 1946 Covered by (10 artists)
Specialization Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frankie Vaughan & Marilyn Monroe 1960 Covered by David Klein Quintet
Star! Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Julie Andrews 1968 Covered by Frank Sinatra, Arranged & Conducted by Nelson Riddle
Suddenly It's Spring Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Ginger Rogers and Don Loper February 9, 1944 Covered by (32 artists)
Sunday, Monday or Always Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby June 23, 1943 Covered by (12 artists)
Swinging on a Star Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with The Robert Mitchell Boys Choir April 27, 1944 Covered by (98 artists)
That Little Dream Got Nowhere Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Betty Hutton December 18, 1946 Covered by (7 artists)
The Last Dance Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra January 1959 Covered by (22 artists)
There's a House in Harlem for Sale Jimmy Van Heusen, Jerry Arlen Henry Allen and His Orchestra 1934 Covered by Originální Pražský synkopický orchestr - Pavel Klikar & Jiří Suchý
The Second Time Around Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby September 16, 1960 Covered by (106 artists)
The Secret of Christmas Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with Debbie Reynolds and Robert Wagner June 18, 1959 Covered by (15 artists)
The September of My Years Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra August 1965 Covered by (7 artists)
They Came to Cordura Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra with Orchestra Conducted by Nelson Riddle 1959 Covered by Robert Horton
Thoroughly Modern Millie Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Julie Andrews March 1967 Covered by (13 artists)
To Love and Be Loved Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Elmer Bernstein December 18, 1958 Covered by (11 artists)
Walking Happy Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Norman Wisdom, Louise Troy & Ensemble December 1966 Covered by (9 artists)
Welcome to My Dream Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra 1946 Covered by (8 artists)
Where Love Has Gone Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Jack Jones 1964 Covered by (5 artists)
Who Was That Lady? Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen Dean Martin December 1959 Covered by Dean Martin with The Capitol Studio Orchestra
You Don't Have to Know the Language Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters December 25, 1947 Covered by (2 artists)
You My Love Mack Gordon, Jimmy Van Heusen Doris Day and Frank Sinatra January 1955 Covered by (4 artists)
You're Dangerous Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra 1941 Covered by John Kincade